There are 6 ways to get from Tampa to Cleveland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Tampa  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Cleveland (CLE) TPA - CLE

$125 - $555

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Amtrak Thruway to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
  2. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Cleveland (CLE) SRQ - CLE

$98 - $434

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Train to Orlando, fly  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Cleveland (CLE) MCO - CLE

$126 - $372

Bus  •  32h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl 3730 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Cleveland, Oh 1156

$130 - $192

Train  •  32h 59m

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Washington Union Station Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station Capitol Limited

$159 - $224

Drive  •  18h 22m

  1. Drive from Tampa to Cleveland 1100.1 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Tampa to Cleveland is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 18h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Tampa to Cleveland is to fly which costs $120 - $600 and takes 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Cleveland, Oh via Tallahassee, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tampa station to Cleveland station. However, there are services departing from Tampa Union Station and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak Station via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 59m.

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The distance between Tampa and Cleveland is 943 miles. The road distance is 1100.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Cleveland without a car is to bus which takes 32h 40m and costs $130 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Tampa to Cleveland, including transfers.

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Tampa to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tampa, Fl station.

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Tampa to Cleveland train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tampa Union Station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Cleveland is to fly which takes 4h 43m and costs $120 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 32h 40m, you could also train, which costs $150 - $230 and takes 32h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Cleveland.
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  • Distance: 942.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Tampa to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampa to Cleveland via Tallahassee, Fl in around 32h 40m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Tampa Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Train from Washington Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $150
Flexible
$150 - $220

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Cleveland Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 26m.

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Tampa to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Cleveland, Oh station.

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Tampa to Cleveland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Cleveland Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Cleveland is 1100 miles. It takes approximately 18h 22m to drive from Tampa to Cleveland.

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Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Cleveland Airport.

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